In the May/Jun 99 Cigar Aficionado

The Cuba Issue

Up Front

Editors' Note
Time to Talk


Night Moves
The Tropicana Still Rules, But Sizzling Entertainment Can Be Found Almost Any Where in Havana
Havana on Nine Cigars a Day

The Pilgrimage
Cigar Factory Tours Can Be the Holy Grail for Aficionados Touring Havana. But Be Prepared to Do Some Penance
Tighten the Screws
The Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Says Now is Not the Time to Ease Up on Cuba
Economic War Against Cuba

Field of Dreams: Pinar del Rio
A Visit to the Pinar Del Río region Highlights the Island's Most Famous Export
Whose Embargo Is It, Anyway?

Tee Time: Club de Golf Habana

Smokin' Shops: Cigar Merchants
Visitors to Havana Will Be Pleasantly Surprised with the Selection and Knowledge of Its Top Cigar Merchants
Hit the Beach
With its Glistening Sand and Luxury Hotels, Varadero Harks Back to Cuba's Glory Days
Brave Old World: Havana's Old City
An Ambitious Renovation of Havana's Old City Tries to Reconcile Grit and Glory, Squalor and Splendor
Your Home in Havana
Whether They Showcase the Old City, the Skyline or the Sea, Havana's Hotels Offer Plenty of Diverse Places to Stay
Totally Shirtatious
Daisy Fuentes Shows Why Guayabera is Cuba's Shirt For Romance
Rum Rundown
The Spirit of Sugarcane is Still Cuba's Favorite Quaff. We Taste the Best
Dining a la Cuba
Dining a la Cuba When in Havana, Eat What the Cubans Eat—But Keep it Simple. Here are Some of the City's Best Eateries
Reelin' Them In
Though the Marlin Weren't Biting, a Fishing Trip Out of Cuba's Marina Hemingway Provides its Own Excitement
A Brief History of Cuba


The Many Faces of Cuba
The Nation's Most Influential People Range from Political Leaders Such as Raúl Castro to Athletes, Musicians and Writers
Places to Puff
In Havana, One Can Smoke Just About Anywhere, But A Few Time-Honored Haunts Guarantee A Memorable Experience
Cuba Report
Unforgettable Cuba
Unforgettable Cuba Caught in a Time Warp, the Island Serves Up Yesteryear's Treasures to Visitors While its Residents Struggle On
Cuba's Cigar Summit
Cigar Lovers the World Over Descended Upon Havana in February to Celebrate the Past, Present and Future of Cuban Cigars
More than Mambo
With the Easing of Some U.S. Restrictions, Top Cuban Musicians and Artists are Bringing Their Talents North

Ratings & Reviews

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